Workplace Diversity


companyUniversity of Kentucky
locationFayette County, Lexington, KY, USA
PublishedPublished: 12/9/2023
Full Time

Job Title

Requisition Number

Department Name
81140:Veterinary Science

Work Location
Lexington, KY

Salary Range

Type of Position

Position Time Status

Required Education

High School

Required Related Experience

Experience working with horses.

Required License/Registration/Certification


Physical Requirements

Lifting, pushing or pulling objects up to 65 lbs.


Weekends are required with some weekday work possible.

Job Summary

Working with horses and ponies and laboratory animals; helping to feed, clean stalls, mow, and weed eat, assist with veterinary care and research projects on UK’s Woodford farm.

Skills / Knowledge / Abilities

Skills appropriate for farm work and horse handling are desired.

Does this position have supervisory responsibilities?

Preferred Education/Experience

Skills appropriate for farm work and horse handling are desired.

Deadline to Apply

University Community of Inclusion

The University of Kentucky is committed to a diverse and inclusive workforce by ensuring all our students, faculty, and staff work in an environment of openness and acceptance. We strive to foster a community where people of all backgrounds, identities, and perspectives can feel secure and welcome. We also value the well-being of each of our employees and are dedicated to creating a healthy place to work, learn and live. In the interest of maintaining a safe and healthy environment for our students, employees, patients and visitors the University of Kentucky is a Tobacco & Drug Free campus.

As an Equal Opportunity Employer, we strongly encourage veterans, individuals with disabilities, women, and all minorities to consider our employment opportunities.

Any candidate offered a position may be required to pass pre-employment screenings as mandated by University of Kentucky Human Resources. These screenings may include a national background check and/or drug screen.